Wei Qingji

1971, Qingdao Shandong China

Introduction

Wei Qingji was born in Qingdao, Shandong, China in 1971. In 1995, he graduated from Chinese Art Department, Nankai University, Bachelor of Arts. In 2003, he graduated from, Mural Department of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, Postgraduate. In 2006, he received Dr. Joseph K.W. Li Arts Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council, Hong Kong. Finally, in 2008, he graduated from Wuhan University of Technology, College of Art and Design, Master of Arts. He is currently an Associate Professor in the College of Fine Arts, South China Normal University, Guangzhou, China.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITONS

2008  
  • Wei Qingji 2005 – 2007, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China
2006  
  • Thing-Form 2005-2006, Marseille III University, France
  • The Property of Memory, High Land Gallery, Beijing, China
1999  
  • Wei Qingji Painting Exhibition, Brush Work Gallery, San Francisco, USA 


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITONS

2013       
  • The Eternal Tao: New Dimensions in Chinese Contemporary Art, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
  • Venice Biennale Satellite Exhibition; The Persistence of Impermanence, Palazzo Michael, Venice, Italy
2012 
  • Ink:The Art of China, Saatchi Gallery, London, England
  • Research Exhibition on the Post-70s Generation: Rejoice in Distinctive Creation, Wuhan Museum of Art, China
  • 100 Years of Chinese Ink Painting, Louvre, Pairs, France
2011 
2010
  • Dragon-from Museum Collections and Sigg Collcetions, Sankturbanhof Sursee, Switzerland
2009
  • Gate Gallery, Beijing. China
2006
  • The Exhibition of Chinese Painting Documentaries, Museum of Nanjing, Nanjing, China
  • 1st Annual Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art, Millennium Art Museum, Beijing, China
  • Meditation and Narration-Contemporary Ink Exhibition, Artist Commune, Hong Kong
  • International Modern Chinese Ink Painting Exhibition, Asian Cultural Centre, New York, USA
  • China International Gallery Exposition 2006, Exhibition Hall of China World Trade Center, Beijing, China
  • Shanghai New Ink Painting Exhibition, Zhe Qizhan Museum of Art, Shanghai, China
  • Un Peu D’Alice II, Marseille/Aix, France
  • Expressions of Contemporary Chinese Ink and Wash, Gallery of Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts, Tianjin, China
2005
  • Ink and Paper-Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art, Kunsthalle Weimar, Germany
  • 2nd Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu Museum of Modern Art, Chengdu, China
  • Exhibition of Contemporary Ink and Wash Painting, Art Museum of Seoul, Korea
2004
  • Dot/Proliferation and Penetration, National Gallery of Malaysia, Malaysia
  • 19th Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Museum of Asia Art, Japan
  • Democracy Forever, Plum Blossoms Gallery, New York, USA
2003
  • Moving On - Contemporary Art from China, NUS Museum, Singapore
  • Made in China, Daniel and Florence Guerlain Contemporary Art Foundation, France
2002
  • 1st Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of art, Guangzhou, China
  • 2002 4th Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2001
  • City Slang, He Xiangning Museum of Art, Shenzhen, China
  • Human Scenery, China Art Archives and Warehouse, Beijing, China
  • China:20 Years of Ink and Wash Experiment, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
  • Dusseldorf International Exhibition of Arts, Dusseldorf Trade Centre, Germany
  • Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Mantova Young Museum, Italy
  • 1st Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu Museum of Modern Art, Chengdu, China
2000
  • New Chinese Painting Exhibition, Liu Haisu Museum of Art, Shanghai, China
1999
  • The Interaction of Ink Painting and Installation, Artist Commune , Hong Kong
1997
  • Chinese Art Exhibition, Shanghai Museum of Art, Shanghai, China
1993
  • 2nd Contemporary Chinese Landscape Painting Exhibition, Yangzi River Museumof Art , Wuhan, China

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Mantova Young Museum, Italy

Daniel and Florence Guerlain Contemporary Art Foundation, France

Conseil General des Yvelines, France

Zeit-Foto Salon, Japan

Hong Kong Museum of Art

NUS Museums, Singapore

Guangdong Museum of Art, China

Nanjing University, China

Nankai University, China